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- Oxford University Press 1996; US$ 9.99 US$ 8.59
This entertaining Very Short Introduction reflects the enduring popularity of archaeology-a subject which appeals as a pastime, career, and academic discipline, encompasses the whole globe, and surveys 2.5 million years. From deserts to jungles, from deep caves to mountain tops, from pebble tools to satellite photographs, from excavation to abstract... more...
- International Labour Office 2009; US$ 28.00
This publication is a result of collaborative efforts of a wide group of ILO staff, indigenous organizations, experts and researchers on the main aspects of indigenous and tribal peoples rights. It hopes to provide governments, indigenous and tribal peoples and workers and employers organizations with a practical tool for the implementation... more...
- Wiley 2011; US$ 66.95 US$ 58.02
The second edition of Contemporary Archaeology in Theory: The New Pragmatism , has been thoroughly updated and revised, and features top scholars who redefine the theoretical and political agendas of the field, and challenge the usual distinctions between time, space, processes, and people. Defines the relevance of archaeology and the social sciences... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2012; US$ 11.96
C.W. Ceram visualized archeology as a wonderful combination of high adventure, romance, history and scholarship, and this book, a chronicle of man's search for his past, reads like a dramatic narrative. We travel with Heinrich Schliemann as, defying the ridicule of the learned world, he actually unearths the remains of the ancient city of Troy. We... more...
- University of California Press 2012; US$ 34.95 US$ 27.96
Archaeology has always been marked by its particular care, obligation, and loyalty to things. While archaeologists may not share similar perspectives or practices, they find common ground in their concern for objects monumental and mundane. This book considers the myriad ways that archaeologists engage with things in order to craft stories, both big... more...
- Morgan & Claypool Publishers 2012; US$ 40.00
Cultural Heritage (CH) data is syntactically and semantically heterogeneous, multilingual, semantically rich, and highly interlinked. It is produced in a distributed, open fashion by museums, libraries, archives, and media organizations, as well as individual persons. Managing publication of such richness and variety of content on the Web, and at the... more...
- Aarhus University Press 2004; US$ 15.54
Sortehavet var i antikken mødested for flere forskellige kulturer. I steppelandet nord for Sortehavet boede skythiske nomadestammer, langs hele kyststrækningen anlagde grækerne kolonier, og i sydøst gjorde Persien sin indflydelse gældende. I dette kludetæppe af kulturpåvirkninger tog vante religiøse forestillinger nye former, når de skulle tilpasses... more...
- Aarhus University Press 2008; US$ 9.62
This booklet contains three inaugural lectures presented at Moesgård on the 22nd October 2004. On this day three scholars were appointed to professorships at the Institute of Anthropology, Archaeology and Linguistics at the University of Aarhus: two adjunct professors - James Gramham-Campell and Claus von Carnap-Bornheim - both elected for their outstanding... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 305.00
From the Taj Mahal to the Parthenon, from Gettysburg to Heidelberg, from Beacon Hill to Tower Hill, from the Great Wall to Hadrian's Wall, from Jerusalem to Kyoto, the International Dictionary of Historic Places presents some 1,000 comprehensive and fully illustrated histories of the most famous sites in the world. Entries include: location, description,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 220.00
Archaeology in the Making is a collection of bold statements about archaeology, its history, how it works, and why it is more important than ever. This book comprises conversations about archaeology among some of its notable contemporary figures. They delve deeply into the questions that have come to fascinate archaeologists over the last forty... more...